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Prof. Dr. Andreas Dengel
Scientific Director, Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz (DFKI)
Between 1980 and 1986 Andreas Dengel studied computer science and economics at TU Kaiserslautern. He then worked in the Siemens research laboratory in Munich and at the University of Stuttgart, where he finished his PhD in 1989. He also worked as a Postdoc at Xerox in Palo Alto, California.
He is a member of various international advisory boards and publisher of international scientific magazines. In addition, he regularly works as an expert for the Scientific Advisory Council of the German Federal Government, the DFG (German Research Foundation), and various other international scientific organizations.
Professor Dengel is a Fellow of the International Association for Pattern Recognition (IAPR). He is the author of more than 350 international publications and has received numerous awards for his scientific contributions. His scientific focus is on the areas of machine learning, pattern recognition, information retrieval, multimedia mining, social media, and semantic technologies.